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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Ellis Lane

Code SSC10812 (SSC)
People 808
Male 400
Female 408
Median age 41
Families 232
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 265
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,916
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,650
Median weekly rent $443
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 808 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 400 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 408 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 2.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 808 people in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 60 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 47 5.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 57 7.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 67 8.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 25 3.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 3.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 54 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 47 5.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 53 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 90 11.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 62 7.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 78 9.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 4.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 29 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 396 61.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 6.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 3.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 170 26.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.0% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 364 60.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 4.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 210 35.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 23 9.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 15.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 12.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 4.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 21 8.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 7.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 6.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 6.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 38 15.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 7 2.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 10.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 245 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) 30.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.7% were in primary school, 23.2% in secondary school and 22.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 665 82.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 178 22.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 57 7.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 37 4.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 510 65.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 65.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 278 60.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 148 32.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 5.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 2.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 458 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 458 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 32.3% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 51 11.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 59 13.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 40 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 60 13.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 220 49.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 708 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,932 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,916 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) was $708.

Travel to work, top responses Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 519 79.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 222 34.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 98 15.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 148 22.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.1% provided care for children and 15.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 151 23.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 177 27.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 103 15.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 88 13.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 86 37.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 118 50.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 25 10.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 50.9% were couple families with children, 37.1% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,949 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,673 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,673 and those without children was $1,949.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 23.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 53 26.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 29 14.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 9.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 11.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 8 4.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 7.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 26.4% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 243 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 16 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 244 100.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 7 2.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 54 22.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 185 75.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.8% had 2 bedrooms and 22.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 117 48.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 115 47.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 8 3.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 48.0% were owned outright, 47.1% were owned with a mortgage and 3.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 218 88.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 28 11.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.6% were family households, 11.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 11.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 443 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.2 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,650 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.6 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 1.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 12.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 107 43.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 104 42.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), 12.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 42.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 27.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 72.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 27.8%) were male and 13 (or 72.2%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Ellis Lane % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,685 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ellis Lane (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,685.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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